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Unformatted text preview: Then it starts to collapse. __ Eventually they are overtaken by Mycenaen and argos (mycenaen age), kinged by Agamemnon, and gets into the Trojan war around 1185. Mythos is mostly solidified, gods have defined roles, pantheon mostly established (2000-1185ish) __ 750 homer comes onto the scene, uses 700 yrs of myths.--Genesis and the old testimate 1000 bce. __ Roman mythology starts forming in 500ish _-Minoan info Why are they greek? What makes them a civiliazation? Ritual procession, animal sacrifice. + Greeks put themselves on vases Expanding and celebrating humanity. Sea-faring people Myths reflect values of culture Greek: Gods: interested in humanity. Lived in Olympus. Ritualistic animal sacrifice Societorial values: hospitality, equality of citizens, strong work ethic, competition First greek writing is Homeric mythology, found on a statue. (summary of a part of the odyssey)...
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